Longtime AP writer, editor, mentor Jim Fitzgerald dies at 66

Apr 18, 2017

Longtime AP writer, editor, mentor Jim Fitzgerald dies at 66

Jim Fitzgerald, a longtime Associated Press writer and editor who helped shape the news service’s coverage of stories from terror attacks to the evolving landscape of aging, died Monday. He was 66. Fitzgerald, who worked for AP for 45 years before retiring in December, ...

Nov 22, 2015

James Lagier, former AP Tokyo bureau chief, dies at 80

James C. Lagier, a former Associated Press bureau chief in the United States and Japan whose four-decade career included covering nuclear tests in the Pacific, filing the bulletin on Robert F. Kennedy’s death and overseeing AP’s reporting of the 1995 Kobe earthquake that killed ...